Helping Families Preserve Assets and Pay for Care
September 12 from 5:15 pm to 7:00 pm at Total Wine Perimeter. Wine tasting from 5:15-6:00. Presentation from 6:00-7:00. Chris will be presenting the CEU, “The Family Feud” to social workers, nurses and case managers. RSVP to Jeanie@georgia-elderlaw.com
September 13 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Orchard at Tucker. Paul will be presenting on an expert panel on the Cost of Aging.
September 19 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm at Central Dekalb Senior Center. Paul will be presenting on an expert panel on “Non-Trivial Pursuit: Putting the Pieces Together on Investing and Long Term Care.”
September 19 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Pheonix of Dunwoody. Jeanie will be presenting on “Don’t Get Caught Without a Plan: Three Essential Estate Planning Documents.”
September 20 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Morningside of Athens. Chris will be presenting on Estate Planning at the Family Night.
September 20 from 5:15 pm to 7:15 pm at Salude The Art of Recovery. Paul and Dara Micmillan will be presenting the CEU, “Handle Me With Care” to social workers, nurses and case managers. RSVP to Jeanie@georgia-elderlaw.com
September 21 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Jeanie will be leading the Alzheimer’s Caregiver’s support group at Briarlake Baptist Church. Email for details. Jeanie@georgia-elderlaw.com
September 26 at 10:45 am. Paul will be speaking at the Senior Aging Series at Marietta First United Methodist Church.
Georgia Elder Law Blog
Starting on July 1, 2017, the new Uniform Power of Attorney Act (the “UPOAA”) governs new financial Powers of Attorney (“POAs”) in the state of Georgia. In this blog post, we will provide a review of the function of a POA, and outline some of the changes made to Georgia law under the UPOAA. A POA is a document in which one party (the “Principal”) grants authority to another party (the “Attorney-in-Fact” or “Agent”) to act for the Principal in making financial decisions.
The Georgia Advance Directive for Health Care and the POLST (Physician's Order for Life Sustaining Treatment) are both health care proxy forms. This blog will describe each document and its uses. The Georgia Advance Directive for Health Care The Georgia Advance...
Congress passed the Special Needs Trust Fairness Act as a provision of the 21st Century Cures Act. This new law cured a decades old injustice toward special needs adults. In 1993, Congress enacted laws allowing a parent, grandparent, guardian, or court to establish a...
In one of the biggest rule changes regarding skilled nursing facilities since 1991, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced in late September that it was banning pre-dispute arbitration agreements in nursing home residency agreements, effective...
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We can help you save money and preserve assets if a member of your family is facing the likelihood of long-term care. We will utilize all available resources to reduce the immense financial burden of long-term care.
WHERE WE WORK
Our practice is based in the metro-Atlanta area but we work with clients across the state of Georgia including Athens and South Georgia. We will also come to our clients and often meet them in their homes, hospital rooms, or nursing homes.
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